A Czech national and former teacher, Martin has been leading MIR tours since 2000. He speaks four languages, including Russian, German, English, and his native Czech. He is extremely well traveled, travels as much as possible year-round, and is always up for an adventure. Martin has led countless MIR groups on journeys to the Balkans, Russia, Ukraine, Mongolia, China, the Baltics, Central Asia, and all over Central/East Europe. Martin’s flexible, active style and inquisitive nature make him a perfect travel companion who can be called upon to assist with virtually any special request.